Where to Hike, Snorkel, Surf From Honolulu to the North ShoreBook - 2009
An All-In-One Adventure Guide For Independent Travelers, This New Edition of Oahu Trailblazer Covers All of the Island's Top Attractions, Plus the Hidden Spots That Most Visitors Miss. Explore Nature's Wonders and Wild Places, Along with Oahu's Wealth of Museums, Aquariums, Historic Sites, Outdoor Markets, And Parks. Trailblazer is With You Every Step of the Way. 114 hikes: waterfalls, botanical gardens, ancient sites, ridgetops, valleys, rain forests, and miles of beaches, plus city strolls in Honolulu, Chinatown, Waikiki, the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, and Haleiwa on the North Shore. 37 snorkeling and swimming beaches, coves, and tide pools, including hike-to specials. More than 100 surfing spots, both longboard and shortboard, bodyboarding, bodysurfing, windsurfing, and kiteboarding. Find the best beginner's waves at Waikiki, White Plains, and Haleiwa or the famous breaks sought by pro surfers at Sandy Beach, Makaha, sunset, Waimea Bay, and the Banzai Pipeline. This Second Edition of Oahu Trailblazer also Includes... Seven maps and more than 200 photographs. A Trailblazer Kids section for family attractions, picnic spots, swimming beaches, and easy hikes. A Best of section that helps you pick the right activity for the right day. Handpicked resorts and rustic accommodations, and selected restaurants. A Resource Links section with visitor information, public agencies, campgrounds, recreational outfitters, Hawaiiana shops, and galleries. Strategies for visiting: planning your trip, getting around, safety tips, what to pack, and where to stay. Internet listings for current travel information and events Book jacket.
Publisher: Markleeville, CA : Diamond Valley Co., c2009
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm